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John Hickey Is Subtle

That's not to say that the Mariners have no blame in the way this story stretched out. Seattle They could have wrapped up Griffey a month ago or more when the Braves weren't a factor. But general manager Jack Zduriencik, hired in November, had other issues on his plate deemed to be more important than pursuit of an icon near the end of one of the great careers in baseball history.